Nanoscale architecture of focal adhesions

New research from the Kanchanawong Lab seeks to understand how talins determine the height of the focal adhesion

MBI seeking qualified applicants

The Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore is seeking applicants for faculty and postdoctoral fellow positions

Whole cell mechanosensing

Collaborative study reveals cells undergo large-scale cytoskeletal remodelling in response to environmental stiffness

Mechanical remodelling of cell membranes

Cell membranes remodel rapidly and passively in response to physical stress by forming membrane reservoirs

Tissue geometry determines epithelial gap closure

The Ladoux Lab has identified a universal mechanism that explains how the geometrical properties of tissue regulate forces

MBI is proud to acknowledge our 2015 graduates

Best of luck to our latest graduating class!